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Under The Sea Activities

Learning about the ocean can be so exciting. From all the sea creatures, to the bright and busy coral reef - there's just so much to explore and discover. Read on to download a pack of free printable sea inspired play dough mats that'll keep little ones entertained for hours. 

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Book Play: The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle

The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle is one of those classic books that can be enjoyed time and time again. It's a book loved by many, including myself!  Use play dough to make reading time a bit more interactive, for little ones to touch, poke and smell - as if they were a hungry caterpillar eating their way through all the delicious food! By making it fun and engaging, it allows them to be curious and learn through exploring.

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Benefits of Loose Parts Play

Incorporating a variety of loose parts during play time can open children up to a world of infinite opportunities to think and create. There aren't any restrictions on how to use them, no instruction guide; they're pure open-ended toys that can be anything a child wants them to be.  Read on to find out why it's important for you to incorporate loose parts into your child's play. 

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